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Author Topic: NANY 2012 Release: Reverse Dictionary / Thesaurus (for Android devices)  (Read 5952 times)

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NANY 2012 Entry Information

Application Name Reverse Dictionary (for Android devices)
Version1.0
Short Description Reverse Dictionary (also functions as a thesaurus) is a powerful word finder that lets you describe an idea/concept and get back a list of words and phrases related to that concept!!
Supported OSes Android OS 2.1 or later
Setup File Visit Android Market or Direct download from SlideME.org
Setup (QR Code) qr_code.png
System RequirementsAndroid OS 2.1 or later
Official DescriptionReverse Dictionary (also functions as a thesaurus) is a powerful word finder that lets you describe an idea/concept and get back a list of words and phrases related to that concept!!

Your description can be a few words, a sentence, a question, or even just a single word. Just type it into the box above and hit the "Search" button. Keep it short to get the best results. In most cases you'll get back a list of related terms with the best matches shown first.

1. Find a word if you know its definition
Example searches: barrel maker, museum guide, search for food, urge to travel, being tried twice for the same crime, when cancer spreads through the body

2. Explore related concepts
Example searches: baseball, clouds, twisty, push

3. Generate a list of words in some category
Example searches: large birds, green fruit, Canadian authors, red wine

4. Answer basic identification questions
Example searches: What is the capital of Vietnam? Who is Big Bird's friend on Sesame Street? What is the longest river in the world?

Note: This app will show a small harmless Ad at the bottom of the screen if your mobile device is connected to the network.
InstallationVisit the app page on Android Market to install.
Using the applicationA fairly straightforward application. Remember to long-click on a quote item to enable additional features. Click on the Menu Key on your device to see Usage Tips.
UninstallingStandard Android uninstallation process
Known IssuesNo known issues at the moment.
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Get my apps in Android Market! Go droids go! :)

« Last Edit: December 19, 2011, 09:26:32 PM by lotusrootstarch »

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Re: NANY 2012 Release: Reverse Dictionary / Thesaurus (for Android devices)
« Reply #1 on: December 19, 2011, 09:29:40 PM »
Nice work, Lotus!  :up:

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Re: NANY 2012 Release: Reverse Dictionary / Thesaurus (for Android devices)
« Reply #2 on: December 20, 2011, 01:49:44 AM »
Ooo, this looks very useful! Downloading now... Thanks!

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Re: NANY 2012 Release: Reverse Dictionary / Thesaurus (for Android devices)
« Reply #3 on: December 20, 2011, 07:44:49 AM »
Good to se that you're in, lotusrootstarch. That looks appealing!

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Re: NANY 2012 Release: Reverse Dictionary / Thesaurus (for Android devices)
« Reply #4 on: December 20, 2011, 08:58:25 AM »
It's really fun to use :up:

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Re: NANY 2012 Release: Reverse Dictionary / Thesaurus (for Android devices)
« Reply #5 on: December 20, 2011, 09:02:43 AM »
Thanks guys! Feel free to post feedback and make suggestions here so I can improve the app. :D
Get my apps in Android Market! Go droids go! :)


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Re: NANY 2012 Release: Reverse Dictionary / Thesaurus (for Android devices)
« Reply #6 on: December 21, 2011, 04:51:28 AM »
Looks interesting!
Might be useful for someone like me who has a BAD memory :P

i'll try it out when i get my new phone! :up:

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Re: NANY 2012 Release: Reverse Dictionary / Thesaurus (for Android devices)
« Reply #7 on: December 22, 2011, 10:27:45 AM »
That looks interesting, I've queued it for download to my Droid.